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Upcoming Writing Contest Deadlines
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WRITING CONTEST DEADLINES
|There are 24 writing contests in our database with deadlines falling between July 15 and August 15, including the Literal Latté Poetry Award for a single poem, which includes a cash prize of $1,000 and publication in Literal Latté.|
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|WRITING BY SUBTRACTING|
|"Here's what I believe: The perfect writing you might do lies already waiting for you like a sculpture inside. Your job is to subtract." |
Read more of what novelist Edie Meidav has to say about how authors should approach their writing in the latest installment of Writers Recommend.
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The film Committing Poetry in Times of War tells the story of Bill Nevins, a teacher and youth poetry coach who was fired after defending a student who wrote a poem critical of the war in Iraq. From Clips, our daily dose of literary video curiosities.Watch the Video
|WRITING OUTSIDE THE ACADEMY|
Poet Kelly Norman Ellis blogs about
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Chicago's Neighborhood Writing Alliance and the value of teaching writing outside the academic community.
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|FIRST FICTION SAMPLER|
Get a jump on some great summer reading by checking out these exclusive excerpts from books by the five debut fiction writers featured in the current issue of Poets & Writers Magazine: Seth Fried, William Giraldi, Eleanor Henderson, Daniel Orozco, and Vanessa Veselka.
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|FINE ARTS WORK CENTER (SPONSORED ARTICLE)|
|The Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown announces the launch of 24PearlStreet, a new online writing program offering students the opportunity to write and learn in an online community, when they want, from wherever they are, led by some of today's most accomplished poets and writers. Poetry workshops with Carolyn Forché, Major Jackson, and others. Fiction with Julia Glass, A.J. Verdelle, and others. Nonfiction topics like nature writing, and memoir and genealogy, with writers including Brian Bouldrey and Howard Norman. Visit www.fawc.org/24pearlstreet to learn more!|
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